Dots n' Spots~ You'll need black 8 1/2 x 11 construction paper, assortment of tempera paints, Dixie cups (about 6-8 per group), and Q-Tips (about 6-8 per group). This site has great step-by-step pictures that will make it extra easy for your students to try this cool project!
Gift for parents- silhouettes! Take a side profile picture of each child, print them out and cut them with black construction paper/card stock behind the photo! So much easier than trying to have the little ones hold still while you trace their shadow!
Positive/Negative Pumpkins Use a 9 x 12 sheet of orange construction paper for the background. On a 6 x 9 sheet of black construction paper, draw half of a Jack-O-Lantern. Cut out the drawing. Flip and glue the black pieces on the opposite sides like in the example.
Tippytoe Crafts: fall Using watercolours, marker and black construction paper, your students can make this "painting" of a Fall day. It's a great way to decorate the classroom for back-to-school, open house or Thanksgiving!